Human line

FTD Flu differentiation

Overview

One tube multiplex for detection AND differentiation of influenza A virus subtypes H1N1, H3NX, H5NX and H7NX

Principle

Multiplex real-time PCR for detection of pathogen genes by TaqMan® technology

Targets

One tube multiplex PCR:

  • influenza A(H1N1)swl virus
  • influenza A(H3) virus
  • influenza A(H5) virus
  • influenza A(H7) virus

Specimen

This test is for use with extracted nucleic acid from respiratory samples (throat/nasal swabs, bronchoalveolar lavage and sputum) of human origin

Storage

-20°C

Shelf life

12 months from manufacture

Compatibility

To find out if the extraction method or qPCR thermocycler available in your facility is compatible with FTD assays, please see our full and detailed compatibility list under the “Resources” area or contact support@fast-trackdiagnostics.com